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Kees Meeuws - Front Row Scrummaging with Kees Meeuws

In this series Kees will explain front row play in an easy to follow format

Part 1. Pre engagement setup - loosehead prop   12:11 Member content

Watch Kees break down the loosehead play - enjoy!

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Part 2. Pre engagement - up to the bind 5:10 Member content

Watch Kees in this video that follows on from the pre engagement setup. Play video

Part 3. Head position for props after engagement 8:13 Member content

This video shows you how to work on entry and how to get into a position of power to unleash all the force from behind. Play video

Part 4. Scrum engagement law & prop talk 5:22 Member content

Kees explains the new engagement law and talks about being a prop. Play video

Course Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4
Duration 26:16
Topics Set Piece Player Programme
Applicable to Coaches   Players   Others   Supporters and fans  
Languages English

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Course reviews

Great series, any difference for women where the centre of gravity is lower, in terms of when Kees says “lower your chest even more”?

Canada

Hi there as an forward coach I thought to have these tools at your disposal you can only grow .as a coach learning the art of front row play and also the safety of the players.fantastic !!

South Africa

Superb From Saminda Sri lanka

Sri Lanka

Superb video kees and Excellently explained,

England

Great Kees sorted out my question in mike crons section about new laws

Australia

what a great session. so good for coaching teenagers.

Scotland

Lots of helpful informations..great demo

USA

Kees Great video, Would not mind some pointers on the hooker attacking/defensive point post engagement before ball feed. But one of the better videos that I have seen.

Australia

This is an awesome series. Really builds on the Mike Cron scrum videos. It is nice to see Kees explain the new engagement laws and how they pertain to creating a great contest at scrum time. One question, are the tight head and loose heads responsibilities the same regardless of whose put in it is?

Canada

Great short course for young Props. Excellent explanation, manner and confidence in presentation.

Canada

Excellent pre engagement drill dont forget to grip the ground with your toes

Ireland

Kees noticed your props using the top of their heads against oppositions shoulder for support, could this be used in a game for extra support

New Zealand

there is no audio

Australia

Don’t want to be negative, but there are some problematic elements (promoting anterior pelvic tilt) toward spinal organization pre engagement. Maybe it will be sorted, but not a cue I would feel comfortable using. Other issues around the players necks in a flexed position. I sort of feel that spinal organization comes first, and correcting one area of spinal alignment, at a a time is counter productive, and could delay progress of coaches trying to learn for that clip.

Canada

Very good explanation, key points forcefully repeated.

France

Just one confusion. Kees talks of pelvic area forward, but Cron talks about hips / out (Ducks arse) ?

New Zealand

Really useful video, can’t wait for part 2.

England

Being a forwards coach, the safety of my players at scrum time is hugely important, and this video showing how to get the prop into the correct position is invaluable. Thanks.

New Zealand

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